The English tenor, Stephen Newlove, sang as a chorister in Beverley Minster before studying for a music degree at Huddersfield, followed by a Masters in composition at the University of Hull. He studies singing with Nicolas Powell.
As an experienced cathedral singer in the choirs of York Minster and Chester Cathedral, Stephen Newlove has broadcast on radio and television and has featured on a number of acclaimed recordings. He is currently a member of the Britten Singers, Canzonetta and Chudleigh's Company.
Some of Stephen Newlove's recent solo engagements include Monteverdi's Vespers with the Orchestra of the Golden Age and His Majesty's Sagbutts and Cornetts, Benjamin Britten's St Nicolas Cantata, the arias in J.S. Bach's St John Passion (BWV 245) with the English Haydn Orchestra, Puccini's Messa di Gloria, the Evangelist in J.S. Bach's St Matthew Passion (BWV 244), George Frideric Handel's Saul, Sir George Dyson's Canterbury Pilgrims and Sir Peter Maxwell Davies' Solstice of Light. In 2013, he sang the part of the Evangelist in J.S. Bach's St John Passion (BWV 245).
As well as performing Stephen Newlove is Director of Music at Carmel College in St Helens, Merseyside